1992 NCAA Division III football season

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The 1992 NCAA Division III football season, part of the college football season organized by the NCAA at the Division III level in the United States, began in August 1992, and concluded with the NCAA Division III Football Championship, also known as the Stagg Bowl, in December 1992 at Hawkins Stadium in Bradenton, Florida. The Wisconsin–La Crosse Eagles won their first Division III championship by defeating the Washington & Jefferson Presidents, 16−12. [1]

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Program changes

Conference standings

1992 Association of Mideast Colleges football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Thomas More $^300  920
Defiance 210  910
Bluffton 120  180
Wilmington (OH) 030  280
  • $ Conference champion
  • ^ NCAA Division III playoff participant
1992 Centennial Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Dickinson $511  821
Swarthmore 421  531
Gettysburg 430  640
Johns Hopkins 430  640
Western Maryland 430  550
Franklin & Marshall 340  550
Ursinus 250  460
Muhlenberg 160  181
  • $ Conference champion
1992 College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Illinois Wesleyan $^700  1010
Augustana (IL) 610  630
Wheaton (IL) 530  630
Millikin 430  450
Elmhurst 241  261
North Park 142  162
North Central (IL) 151  171
Carthage 070  090
  • $ Conference champion
  • ^ NCAA Division III playoff participant
1992 Eastern Collegiate Football Conference standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Bentley $600  910
Nichols 411  711
Stonehill 411  621
Assumption 330  550
Western New England 150  460
Curry 150  260
MIT 150  170
  • $ Conference champion
1992 Freedom Football Conference standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
WPI $^500  920
Merchant Marine 410  711
Plymouth State 411  441
UMass Lowell 231  441
Stony Brook 230  550
Norwich 240  360
Western Connecticut 240  280
Coast Guard 160  180
  • $ Conference champion
  • ^ NCAA Division III playoff participant
1992 Indiana Collegiate Athletic Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Wabash $501  621
Hanover 420  640
DePauw 312  442
Anderson (IN) 330  550
Manchester 240  550
Rose–Hulman 240  460
Franklin (IN) 051  091
  • $ Conference champion
1992 Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Central (IA) $^800  1110
Simpson 620  621
Loras 530  730
Upper Iowa 530  640
Wartburg 530  550
Luther 440  640
Buena Vista 260  270
William Penn 170  190
Dubuque 080  180
  • $ Conference champion
  • ^ NCAA Division III playoff participant
1992 Liberty Football Conference standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Wagner $500  820
St. John's 320  550
C. W. Post 221  631
Marist 221  451
Iona 230  550
Pace 050  190
  • $ Conference champion
1992 Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Albion $500  810
Hope 410  630
Olivet 230  261
Adrian 230  270
Alma 140  360
Kalamazoo 140  360
  • $ Conference champion
1992 Middle Atlantic Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Lycoming $^701  811
Susquehanna 710  910
Lebanon Valley 530  730
Moravian 440  640
Wilkes 341  541
Juniata 341  361
Widener 341  361
Delaware Valley 260  370
Albright 080  0100
  • $ Conference champion
  • ^ NCAA Division III playoff participant
1992 Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Carleton $^810  920
Saint John's (MN) 711  811
Concordia–Moorhead 621  721
Hamline 540  640
Bethel (MN) 540  550
Gustavus Adolphus 450  460
St. Olaf 450  460
St. Thomas (MN) 360  370
Augsburg 270  370
Macalester 090  0100
  • $ Conference champion
  • ^ NCAA Division III playoff participant
1992 New England Football Conference standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Bridgewater State $800  911
Massachusetts Maritime 620  630
Maine Maritime 530  630
Westfield State 530  630
UMass–Boston 440  540
UMass Dartmouth 440  540
Framingham State 350  450
Worcester State 170  190
Fitchburg State 080  090
  • $ Conference champion
1992 New Jersey Athletic Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Rowan $^600  1210
Montclair State 510  630
William Paterson 420  820
Kean 330  631
Trenton State 240  370
Ramapo 150  180
Jersey City State 060  0100
  • $ Conference champion
  • ^ NCAA Division III playoff participant
1992 Presidents' Athletic Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Washington & Jefferson $^400  1120
Grove City 310  540
Bethany (WV) 220  360
Waynesburg 130  270
Thiel 040  180
  • $ Conference champion
  • ^ NCAA Division III playoff participant
1992 Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Redlands $^600  820
La Verne 510  711
Occidental 330  540
Pomona-Pitzer 330  440
Cal Lutheran 240  360
Whittier 240  360
Claremont-Mudd 060  090
  • $ Conference champion
  • ^ NCAA Division III playoff participant
1992 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference football standings
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Sewanee $400  810
Millsaps 211  541
Centre 220  360
Rhodes 121  541
Trinity (TX) 040  280
  • $ Conference champion
1992 NCAA Division III independents football records
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Dayton ^    1010
Aurora ^    910
Ithaca ^    920
Evansville     720
Saint Peter's     720
Saint Francis (PA)     821
Drake     721
San Diego     721
Buffalo State ^    730
UAB     730
Wesley     730
Union (NY)     630
Frostburg State     631
Cortland     740
Albany     640
Duquesne     540
Mercyhurst     541
Maryville (TN)     550
Fairleigh Dickinson–Florham     450
Ferrum     450
Alfred     460
Buffalo     460
Catholic University     460
Georgetown     460
Hofstra     460
Canisius     361
Colorado College     360
Menlo     360
St. Lawrence     360
Brockport     370
Charleston Southern     370
Salisbury State     270
Hartwick     170
Methodist     0100
  • ^ NCAA Division III playoff participant

Conference champions

Conference champions

Postseason

The 1992 NCAA Division III Football Championship playoffs were the 20th annual single-elimination tournament to determine the national champion of men's NCAA Division III college football. The championship Stagg Bowl game was held at Hawkins Stadium in Bradenton, Florida for the third, and final, time. Like the previous seven tournaments, this year's bracket featured sixteen teams. [2]

Playoff bracket

Regionals
Campus Sites
Quarterfinals
Campus Sites
Semifinals
Campus Sites
National Championship Game
Hawkins Stadium
Bradenton, Florida
            
Mount Union 27
Dayton 10
Mount Union49
Illinois Wesleyan 27
Illinois Wesleyan 21
Aurora 12
Mount Union 24
Wisconsin–La Crosse29
Central (IA) 20
Carleton 8
Central (IA) 9
Wisconsin–La Crosse34
Wisconsin–La Crosse 47
Redlands 26
Wisconsin–La Crosse16
Washington & Jefferson 12
Emory & Henry 17
Thomas More 10
Emory & Henry 15
Washington & Jefferson51
Washington & Jefferson 33
Lycoming 0
Washington & Jefferson18
Rowan 13
Rowan 41
WPI 14
Rowan28
Buffalo State 19
Buffalo State 28
Ithaca 26

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References

  1. "All-Time Division III Football Championship Records" (PDF). NCAA. NCAA.org. pp. 4–15. Retrieved November 23, 2014.
  2. "1992 NCAA Division III National Football Championship Bracket" (PDF). NCAA. NCAA.org. p. 14. Retrieved November 23, 2014.